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Welcome to Crafts ...

Crafts is located in Putnam County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Crafts, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

Crafts is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Crafts lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Crafts ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Crafts.

  • Danbury
  • Danbury
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    • Danbury lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Crafts.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 84,317 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cortlandt
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    • Cortlandt lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Crafts.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,123 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cortlandt have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ossining
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    • Ossining lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Crafts.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,551 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ossining have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Yorktown
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    • Yorktown lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Crafts.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,988 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorktown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • East Fishkill
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    • East Fishkill lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Crafts.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,503 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Newburgh
  • Wappinger
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    • Wappinger lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Crafts.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,669 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wappinger have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ridgefield
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    • Ridgefield lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Crafts.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,898 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgefield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ossining

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Crafts. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crafts.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crafts. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Crafts.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crafts. See our Newspapers Page for Crafts.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crafts ...

Looking for more information about Crafts? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Crafts, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Crafts.

Adding Crafts to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Crafts in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Crafts was the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Crafts on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Crafts.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crafts. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Putnam County: www.putnamcountyny.com/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Putnam, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crafts - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crafts) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crafts. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CraftsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crafts. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3927, Longitude: -73.6981       In this case, the coordinates for Crafts have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.




 

 

 

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